Hawkes Bay Off The Beaten Path

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Hawkes Bay Off The Beaten Path

  • Lavendar fields.

    At Eskdale, about ten minutes drive from Napier on state highway 5, heading back to Taupo, you'll come across Whitebay - a lavendar farm. If you time your visit right you might get some spectacular photos. Unfortunately, we missed fields of purple, but did get to sample some of the honey sold there. You can get coffee too. The staff are very...

  • Visit Havelock North - a leafy town.

    Havelock North is a leafy town south of Napier and just a few minutes' drive southeast of Hastings, the region's second city. The town can justifiably lay claim to being one of the country's prettiest, especially in spring and autumn. I visted in autumn and the town's leafy tree lined streets were certainly very picturesque. The only drawback with...

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Hawkes Bay Hotels

  • Scenic Hotel Te Pania

    very nice staff...very hospitable and friendly...got some complimentary pens....strategically placed...

  • Greenhill The Lodge

    103 Greenhill Road, Hastings, 4221, NZ

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Mangapapa Lodge

    466 Napier Road, Havelock North, HB, 4157, NZ

  • Deco City Motor Lodge

    On Kennedy Road, there is this Motor Lodge, which is clean, efficient, and reasonably priced. (in...

  • Mangapapa Petit Hotel

    466 Napier Road, Havelock North, Hastings, 4157, New Zealand

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Albatross Motel

    I stayed here with three friends during a long weekend get-away to Napier and the Hawkes Bay region...

  • Omahu Motor Lodge

    327 Omahu Road, Hastings, New Zealand

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Bluewater Hotel

    We chose to stay at Blue Water Hotel because of the attractive water-front setting on the northern...

  • Valdez Motor Lodge - Hastings

    1107 Karamu Road North, Hastings, New Zealand

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

Top Hawkes Bay Hotels

Napier Hotels
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Havelock North Hotels
1 Review - 6 Photos
Hastings Hotels
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